PressTV-Mueller investigating Kushner’s business ties

US federal investigators are probing whether Jared Kushner’s business talks with foreigners influenced the policies adopted by the administration of his father-in-law, President Donald Trump.

The US Justice Department’s Special Counsel Robert Mueller has asked witnesses about Kushner’s attempts to secure financing for his family’s real estate investments, focusing specifically on his talks with people from Turkey, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, as well as Russia and China, NBC News reported on Friday.

Mueller’s team also has expressed interest in a meeting Kushner held at Trump Tower in December 2016 with former Qatari Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al-Thani, NBC reported, cited unnamed people familiar with Mueller’s investigation.

The Qatari embassy in Washington rejected the assertions, saying in a statemen that Doha “has not been approached nor has it had any contact with the Special Counsel’s Office on any…

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